• Vague COP15 agreement is 'not a Paris moment', warns HSBC

    20 December 2022

    The global biodiversity framework agreed at the COP15 conference this week failed to meet expectations among some observers that it could provide an equivalent target to 'net zero' for nature, according to a research note by HSBC.

  • COP15: Agreement on nature-related disclosures hailed by investors

    19 December 2022

    Investors have welcomed agreement by countries on a text to halt and reverse the loss of nature, which sets a goal to require financial institutions and companies to disclose their nature-related impacts and dependencies.

  • Food Securities Fund 'more needed than ever'

    10 May 2022

    The blended finance vehicle has an increased role to play amid the impending food and nature crisis, Tanja Havemann tells Madeleine Jenkins

  • ASN invests €2m in Clarmondial sustainable food fund

    27 April 2022

    Dutch firm ASN Impact Investors has invested €2 million ($2.1 million) in Clarmondial's fund focused on sustainable agriculture.

  • GEF grants $15m support to the Food Securities Fund

    15 January 2020

    The Global Environmental Facility (GEF) has approved a commitment of $15 million to the Food Securities Fund, developed by Swiss investment advisor Clarmondial.

  • First-of-its-kind 'climate-smart' food security fund launched

    22 November 2016

    Environmental investment advisor Clarmondial, corporate financial advisor Duff & Phelps and Swiss fund management services provider Pictet Asset Services have partnered to launch a first-of-its-kind 'climate-smart' food security fund.